Daggers have most often been considered a secondary or even tertiary weapon and they have traditionally been used primarily for combat. However, there have been periods where the dagger was looked upon more as a tool and a weapon rather than as just a weapon. I must admit a personal bias here: I love daggers! […]
Here are three hand forged blade blanks that will soon be made into finished pieces. The top blade is forged from ATS-34 stainless steel and is one of our “Camp Knife” models. It has about two inches of serrations on its seven inch blade. It has been heat-treated and is ready to be hilted. The […]
At Forged in Time, we hand-forge every blade. That means we heat the steel in a coal forge to an average temperature of 1900° Fahrenheit and shape it by striking it with a hammer against an anvil.